Celebrity·Posted on Sep 16, 2023I'm Sad For These 15 Couples Who Pretty Much Spent Forever Together And Then Got DivorcedThey were together for SO long.by Chelsea StewartBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Billy Ray and Tish Cyrus Steve Granitz / WireImage Filed for divorce after: 28 years Michael Tran / FilmMagic Tish filed for divorce in 2022, citing irreconcilable differences. "We have grown up together, raised a family we can be so proud of, and it is now time to create our own paths," the exes said in a joint statement to People. They share kids Miley, Braison, and Noah, plus kids Brandi and Trace from one of Tish's earlier relationships. 2. Hugh Jackman And Deborra-Lee Furness Jeff Kravitz / FilmMagic Filed for divorce after: 27 years Cindy Ord / WireImage The longtime couple — who share two children, Oscar and Ava — announced their split yesterday to People. "We have been blessed to share almost three decades together as husband and wife in a wonderful, loving marriage. Our journey now is shifting and we have decided to separate to pursue our individual growth," they said. "Our family has been and always will be our highest priority. We undertake this next chapter with gratitude, love, and kindness. We greatly appreciate your understanding in respecting our privacy as our family navigates this transition in all of our lives." 3. Bill and Melinda Gates Cbs Photo Archive / CBS via Getty Images Filed for divorce after: 27 years Getty Images / Getty Images for Global Citizen Melinda and Bill announced they were divorcing in May 2021. “After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage,” the former couple — who share kids Jennifer, Rory and Phoebe — said in a statement. “Over the last 27 years, we have raised three incredible children and built a foundation that works all over the world to enable all people to lead healthy, productive lives.” 4. Morgan Freeman and Myrna Colley-Lee Charley Gallay / Getty Images Filed for divorce after: More than 26 years Chris Jackson / Getty Images Morgan and Myrna reportedly filed for divorce in 2008. It was finalized in 2010. 5. Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos Michael Kovac / Getty Images for for J/P HRO Gala Filed for divorce after: 25 years Variety / Penske Media via Getty Images In January 2019, Jeff and MacKenzie released a joint statement announcing their divorce. At the time, a People source said the couple “grew apart without even knowing it.” They added: “Jeff is so busy in many areas where he is communicating with all kinds of people and traveling. On the other hand, MacKenzie is low-key, writing fiction and working on other projects while raising their children.” The exes had four kids during their marriage — three sons and a daughter. 6. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver Chelsea Lauren / FilmMagic Filed for divorce after: 25 years Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images Maria filed for divorce in 2011. She and the Terminator actor had separated earlier that year after Arnold confessed he'd had a child outside of their marriage. They had four children themselves: Katherine, Christina, Patrick, and Christopher. 7. Kris and Caitlyn Jenner Taylor Hill / FilmMagic, Steve Granitz / FilmMagic Filed for divorce after: 22 years Dimitrios Kambouris / Via Getty Images Kris filed for divorce in 2014, citing "irreconcilable differences." They have two children: Kendall and Kylie. 8. Anthony and Alvina Anderson Emma Mcintyre / Getty Images, Filed for divorce after: 22 years Kevork Djansezian / via Getty Images Alvina first filed for divorce in 2015 on the grounds of irreconcilable differences. After reconciling in 2017, she filed for divorce again in March of 2022. Their split was finalized in September. The couple — who have two kids together, Kyra and Nathan — had reportedly been married since 1999 but had dated for a decade before that. 9. Jennifer Grey and Clark Gregg Kevin Winter / Getty Images Filed for divorce after: 19 years Frazer Harrison / Getty Images Clark filed to end his marriage to the Dirty Dancing star in August 2020. They had announced their separation a month earlier. "We recently made the difficult decision to divorce, but we remain close and are deeply grateful for the life we've shared and the wonderful daughter we've raised," they said in the post, referring to their daughter, Stella. 10. Chris Rock and Malaak Compton-Rock Bruce Glikas / FilmMagic Filed for divorce after: 19 years Kris Connor / Getty Images Chris reportedly filed for divorce in 2014. “This was a long time coming," a source told People at the time. "Chris has known it wasn’t salvageable for a while. He was the one to file because he knew it was time to just move forward already.” Chris and Malaak have two daughters together, Lola and Zahra. 11. Kevin Costner and Christine Baumgartner Lester Cohen / Getty Images for Omnipeace Foundation Filed for divorce after: 18 years David Livingston / Getty Images Christine filed for divorce in May, just before they were to celebrate their 19th wedding anniversary. A bitter court battle ensued, with the pair fighting over child support arrangements for their kids Cayden, Hayes, and Grace, 13. 12. Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas Jim Spellman / WireImage Filed for divorce after: 18 years Jim Spellman / WireImage Melanie filed for divorce from Antonio in 2014 after 18 years and one daughter, Stella. "We have thoughtfully and consensually decided to finalize our almost twenty years marriage in a loving and friendly manner honoring and respecting each other, our family and friends and the beautiful time we have spent together," they said in a statement at the time. 13. Michael and Juanita Jordan Tim Boyle / Getty Images Filed for divorce after: 17 years Jeff Kravitz / FilmMagic, Inc The couple announced in December 2006 that they were splitting after more than 17 years of marriage and three children. “Michael and Juanita Jordan mutually and amicably decided to end their 17-year marriage,” their attorneys said in a statement shared with People. “A judgment for dissolution of their marriage was entered today. There will be no further statements.” 14. Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen Theo Wargo / WireImage Divorced after: 13 years Stefanie Keenan / Getty Images for UCLA Institute of the Environment & Sustainability The former couple announced their split in October 2022. "We arrived at this decision amicably and with gratitude for the time we spent together," said the pair, who share son Benjamin and daughter Vivian. "We are blessed with beautiful and wonderful children who will continue to be the center of our world in every way. We will continue to work together as parents to always ensure they receive the love and attention they deserve." 15. Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale Chris Polk / Via Getty Images Filed for divorce after: 13 years Nbc / NBCU Photo Bank / NBCUniversal via Getty Images The No Doubt singer reportedly submitted divorce docs in 2015, citing irreconcilable differences. “While the two of us have come to the mutual decision that we will no longer be partners in marriage, we remain partners in parenthood and are committed to jointly raising our three sons in a happy and healthy environment,” they said via statement (via The Guardian).